Man arraigned for raping and impregnating 13-year-old girl

By Seun Opejobi A 27-year-old man, Tope Akintade, has been arraigned by the Nigerian Police Force in Lagos for impregnating a 13-year-old primary three pupil, identified as Beatrice after purportedly raping her. Akintade who resides in Baale Street, Agboju, Kuje in the Amuwo area of Lagos State happens to live in the same compound with […]

Full Text Of Pres. Jonathan’s Special Media Chat

President Goodluck Jonathan last night held his 8th Presidential Media Chat since assuming office, he took time out to speaks on issues surrounding the economy, insecurity, corruption, election postponement and more. On postponed elections: The president sought the understanding of the international community over the postponed elections. He said the kind of scenarios where elections […]

Michael Irene: Letter to Mujahid Dokubo-Asari

By Michael Irene Since we are in the mood of sending letters before the love fest holding on the fourteenth day in February 2015, let me do the master of rascality, Asari Dokubo, an honour, by writing one to him. I’ve chosen to write this letter in a language that the master might find comprehensible: […]

Boko Haram has 6,000 hardcore militants – US Intelligence

By Wale Odunsi The Boko Haram sect, which is fighting a violent insurgency in northeast Nigeria, has about 4,000-6,000 “hardcore” fighters, United States intelligence officials said on Friday. In an assessment of the Book Haram sect, whose five-year uprising has included massacres and kidnappings from Nigeria into neighboring states, the officials said they did not […]

Soludo Fires Another Salvo

“Now add the ‘missing’ $20 billion from the NNPC. You promised a forensic audit report ‘soon’, and more than a year later the Report itself is still ‘missing’. This is over N4 trillion, and we don’t know how much more has ‘missed’ since Sanusi cried out. How many trillions of naira were paid for oil […]

Better Life Skills Acquisition Training

      The mission of the Vision 3:20:20 of the Chief Servant of Niger state, Dr. Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu is to empower Nigerlites by providing a conducive environment for living, through wealth and employment creation opportunities in collaboration with development and public private partners while the Vision in regards to strategic initiatives for youth […]

Nigeria’s Seasons Of Strikes

Strikes, too many strikes, what is wrong with this country ?   Judiciary, Health Workers and now, there are speculations that the Aviation will also join the trend by next week.   What is the President doing about all these issues ?   Or does he really give a damn !

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Even The Fire Service Is In Need In Niger

Can this destitute fire fighting vehicle snoring in front of the Kontagora Fire Service centre be of any use incase of any fire outbreak in Kontagora and Environs ? The Government must as a matter of urgency extinguished this deplorable vehicle to make it perform in accordance with the vision of the Chief Servant in […]